machzor

[ Sephardic Hebrew mahkh-zohr; Ashkenazic Hebrew mahkh-zohr, -zawr, -zuhr ]
/ Sephardic Hebrew mɑxˈzoʊr; Ashkenazic Hebrew ˈmɑx zoʊr, -zɔr, -zər /

noun, plural mach·zo·rim [Sephardic Hebrew mahkh-zaw-reem; Ashkenazic Hebrew mahkh-zoh-rim] /Sephardic Hebrew mɑx zɔˈrim; Ashkenazic Hebrew mɑxˈzoʊ rɪm/, English.

mach·zors. Hebrew. mahzor.

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Definition for machzor (2 of 2)

mahzor

or mach·zor

[ Sephardic Hebrew mahkh-zohr; Ashkenazic Hebrew mahkh-zohr, -zawr, -zuhr ]
/ Sephardic Hebrew mɑxˈzoʊr; Ashkenazic Hebrew ˈmɑx zoʊr, -zɔr, -zər /

noun, plural mah·zo·rim [Sephardic Hebrew mahkh-zaw-reem; Ashkenazic Hebrew mahkh-zoh-rim] /Sephardic Hebrew mɑx zɔˈrim; Ashkenazic Hebrew mɑxˈzoʊ rɪm/, English mah·zors. Hebrew.

a Jewish prayer book designed for use on festivals and holy days.
Compare siddur.
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British Dictionary definitions for machzor (1 of 2)

machzor

mahzor

/ Hebrew (maxˈzɔr, English mɑːkˈzɔː) /

noun plural -zorim (-zɔˈriːm, English -zəˈriːm)

a Jewish prayer book containing prescribed holiday rituals

Word Origin for machzor

literally: cycle

British Dictionary definitions for machzor (2 of 2)

mahzor
/ Hebrew (maxˈzɔr, English mɑːkˈzɔː) /

noun plural -zorim (-zɔˈriːm, English -zəˈriːm)

a variant spelling of machzor
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